Chuo University Faculty of Law presents:
Lecture by Seiichi Kondo,
President of the Kondo Research Institute of Cultural and Foreign Affairs, and previous Commissioner of Japan’s Agency for Cultural Affairs
Date: Thursday, November 12, 2015
Time: 11:00 - 12:30
Place: Tama Campus Building No. 8, Room 8203
Speaker: Seiichi Kondo, President, Kondo Research Institute of Cultural and Foreign Affairs
Topic: New Public Diplomacy and International Law
Free admissions, anyone is welcome to join.
Graduated from Faculty of Education and Graduate Schools for Law and Politics, University of Tokyo in 1971. Joined the Ministry of Foreign Affairs, Japan in 1972. Posts include Ambassador, UNESCO; Chief Negotiator for international trade negotiations under the Doha Development Agenda of World Trade Organization and for the Japan-Chile Economic Partnership Agreement; First Director-General, Department of Public Diplomacy; Director-General, Department of Cultural Exchanges; Deputy Secretary-General, Organisation for Economic Co-operation and Development, Paris; Deputy Director-General, Economic Affairs Bureau; Counselor for Public Affairs then Minister, Embassy of Japan in Washington; Ambassador to Denmark; and Commissioner, Agency for Cultural Affairs, Japan.